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Martin Puryear 1941, US

Rank (2014): 1136 +

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  • Public exhibitions (Selection) 131

    Solo shows 26

    2014
    Martin Puryear - Matthew Marks Gallery - 522 West 22th Street, New York City, NY
    Martin Puryear - Recent Etchings - Greg Kucera Gallery, Seattle, WA
    2012
    Martin Puryear: New Sculpture - McKee Gallery, New York City, NY
    2010
    Martin Puryear Prints - Cincinnati Art Museum, Cincinnati, OH
    2008
    Martin Puryear - San Francisco Museum of Modern Art - SFMOMA, San Francisco, CA
    Martin Puryear Prints - The de Young Museum, San Francisco, CA
    Martin Puryear - The National Gallery of Art, Washington, DC
    Martin Puryear - The Modern Art Museum of Fort Worth, Fort Worth, TX
    2007
    Martin Puryear - MoMA - Museum of Modern Art, New York City, NY
    2005
    Martin Puryear - New sculpture and prints - Donald Young Gallery, Chicago, IL
    2004
    Martin Puryear - Irish Museum of Modern Art - IMMA, Dublin
    2003
    Martin Puryear - BALTIC Centre for Contemporary Art, Gateshead
    Martin Puryear Recent prints - Greg Kucera Gallery, Seattle, WA
    2002
    Martin Puryear - New Sculpture - McKee Gallery, New York City, NY
    2001
    The Cane Project by Martin Puryear - Temple Contemporary - Tyler School of Art, Philadelphia, PA
    Martin Puryear - Sculpture Of The 1990s - Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive BAM/PFA, Berkeley, CA
    1992
    Martin Puryear - Philadelphia Museum of Art, Philadelphia, PA
    Martin Puryear - MOCA Grand Avenue, Los Angeles, CA
    1991
    Martin Puryear - The Art Institute of Chicago, Chicago, IL
    1988
    Martin Puryear - Brooklyn Museum of Art, New York City, NY
    1985
    Martin Puryear / MATRIX 86 - Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive BAM/PFA, Berkeley, CA
    1984
    Currents: Martin Puryear - New Museum of Contemporary Art, New York City, NY
    Martin Puryear - University Museum of Contemporary Art - UMass Amherst, Amherst, MA
    1983
    Martin Puryear - Donald Young Gallery, Chicago, IL
    1980
    Martin Puryear : options 2 - Museum of Contemporary Art Chicago (MCA), Chicago, IL
    1977
    Martin Puryear - The Corcoran Gallery of Art, Washington, DC

    Group shows 105

    2014
    A Drawing Show (group show) - Matthew Marks Gallery - 526 West 22nd Street, New York City, NY
    Legacy: The Emily Fisher Landau Collection - San Jose Museum of Art, San Jose, CA
    multiplicity - Virginia Museum of Contemporary Art (MOCA), Virginia Beach, VA
    Great Prints - Reynolds Gallery, Richmond, VA
    Four Decades - John Berggruen Gallery, San Francisco, CA
    Spring Group Show - McKee Gallery, New York City, NY
    Sculpture - Matthew Marks Gallery - 523 West 24th Street, New York City, NY
    Our Stories: African American Prints and Drawings - The Cleveland Museum of Art, Cleveland, OH
    2013
    Against the Grain; Wood in Contemporary Art, Craft and Design - Museum of Art Fort Lauderdale, Fort Lauderdale, FL
    Its Surreal Thing: The Temptation of Objects - Sheldon Museum of Art, Lincoln, NE
    Fall Group Show - McKee Gallery, New York City, NY
    Washington Art Matters: 1940S-1980S - American University Museum at the Katzen Arts Center, Washington, DC
    Against the Grain - Wood in Contemporary, Art, Craft and Design - Museum of Arts and Design, New York City, NY
    Abluminal - The Barbara Krakow Gallery, Boston, MA
    Legacy: The Emily Fisher Landau Collection - Norton Museum of Art, West Palm Beach, FL
    2012
    Group Exhibition - Senior & Shopmaker Gallery, New York City, NY
    This Will Have Been: Art, Love & Politics in the 1980s - ICA - Institute of Contemporary Art Boston, Boston, MA
    This Will Have Been: Art, Love & Politics in the 1980s - ICA - Institute of Contemporary Arts London, London
    Under Pressure: Contemporary Prints from the Collections of Jordan D. Schnitzer and His Family Foundation - Joslyn Art Museum, Omaha, NE
    Against the Grain - Mint Museum of Art, Charlotte, NC
    This Will Have Been: Art, Love & Politics in the 1980 - Walker Art Center, Minneapolis, MN
    Inside|Out - Speed Art Museum, Louisville, KY
    Wood, Metal, Paint: Sculpture from the Fisher Collection - Cantor Arts Center at Stanford University, Stanford, CA
    This Will Have Been: Art, Love & Politics in the 1980s - Museum of Contemporary Art Chicago (MCA), Chicago, IL
    Building a College Collection: Select Recent Acquisitions - Bowdoin College Museum of Art, Brunswick, ME
    2011
    Multiplicity - Smithsonian American Art Museum, Washington, DC
    Carolina Collects: 150 Years of Modern and Contemporary Art from Alumni Collections - Ackland Art Museum, Chapel Hill, NC
    Gallery Selections - Barbara Mathes Gallery, New York City, NY
    Legacy: The Emily Fisher Landau Collection - Whitney Museum of American Art, New York City, NY
    Viewing Rm. - Hemphill Fine Arts, Washington, DC
    2010
    Painting and Sculpture - Lehmann Maupin, New York City, NY
    SCULPTURE - McKee Gallery, New York City, NY
    Artpark: 1974-1984 - UB Art Galleries - University of Buffalo, Buffalo, NY
    Form in Translation: Sculptors Making Prints and Drawings - Saint Louis Art Museum, Saint Louis, MO
    Calder to Warhol: Introducing the Fisher Collection - San Francisco Museum of Modern Art - SFMOMA, San Francisco, CA
    Living with art: collecting contemporary in metro New York - Neuberger Museum of Art, Purchase, NY
    The Contemporary Figure - Donald Young Gallery, Chicago, IL
    2009
    Cold Press - Page Bond Gallery, Richmond, VA
    New Prints 2009/ Autumn - International Print Center New York, New York City, NY
    Sculpture - Barbara Mathes Gallery, New York City, NY
    I Have a Dream: International Tribute to Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. - Rosa Parks Museum , Montgomery, AL
    Independent Visions: American Paintings, Drawings, and Sculpture - John Berggruen Gallery, San Francisco, CA
    Summer Group Show - McKee Gallery, New York City, NY
    The Endless Renaissance - Bass Museum of Art, Miami, FL
    Die Gegenwart der Linie - Pinakothek der Moderne, Munich
    Unbounded: New Art for a New Century - The Newark Museum, Newark, NJ
    African American Currents: Contemporary Art from the Bank of America Collection - 40 Acres Art Gallery, Sacramento, CA
    The Scuptor\'s Hand - Tasende Gallery - La Jolla, La Jolla, CA
    2008
    Holiday Highlights - John Berggruen Gallery, San Francisco, CA
    Modernidad americana. Obras de la Corcoran Gallery of Art - Fundación Joan Miró, Barcelona
    Black - G Fine Art, Washington, DC
    Weighing and Wanting - Museum of Contemporary Art San Diego - MCASD La Jolla, La Jolla, CA
    Origins - HVCCA - Hudson Valley Center for Contemporary Art, Peekskill, NY
    Collection in Context - Four Decades - The Studio Museum in Harlem, New York City, NY
    Medieval to Modern - The National Gallery of Art, Washington, DC
    The American Evolution - A History through Art - The Corcoran Gallery of Art, Washington, DC
    2007
    Early Signs: Celmins, Puryear, Youngblood - McKee Gallery, New York City, NY
    Major Prints - John Berggruen Gallery, San Francisco, CA
    Art for Yale: Collecting for a New Century - Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, CT
    Summer Group Show - McKee Gallery, New York City, NY
    Commemorating 30 Years Part I: 1976-1980 - Rhona Hoffman Gallery, Chicago, IL
    2006
    Expressing Identity - American Prints Since 1980 - Sheldon Museum of Art, Lincoln, NE
    Art On The Edge - Contemporary Art From The Permanent - Joslyn Art Museum, Omaha, NE
    Newark Between Us - Newark Arts Council, Newark, NJ
    Selections from the Collection of Edward R. Broida - The National Gallery of Art, Washington, DC
    Limited Edition Intaglio Prints by Paulson Press and Poligrafa - Tayloe Piggott Gallery, Jackson, WY
    Drawn, Exposed & Impressed - MOCA - Museum of Contemporary Art Cleveland, Cleveland, OH
    2005
    Highlights - John Berggruen Gallery, San Francisco, CA
    Black Is a Color: African American Art from the Corcoran Gallery of Art - Taft Museum of Art, Cincinnati, OH
    An Intuitive View - McKee Gallery, New York City, NY
    African American Art - Masterworks of Contemporary Art - Saint Louis Art Museum, Saint Louis, MO
    Summer Group Show - McKee Gallery, New York City, NY
    2004
    ART:21 - Sioux City Art Center, Sioux City, IA
    Objects of Our Desire - Sculpture from the Sheldon - Sheldon Museum of Art, Lincoln, NE
    Love / Hate. From Magritte to Cattelan. - Villa Manin. Centro d'arte contemporanea, Codroipo, UD
    2003
    Drawings - Donald Young Gallery, Chicago, IL
    Visions and Revisions - Art on Paper since 1960 - MFA - Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, Boston, MA
    McKee Gallery Print Show - McKee Gallery, New York City, NY
    Black is a Color - African-American Art at the Corcoran Gallery of Art - The Corcoran Gallery of Art, Washington, DC
    2002
    Gallery Artists - Donald Young Gallery, Chicago, IL
    Defying Distinctio - Works from the Addison Collection - Addison Gallery of American Art, Andover, MA
    2001
    SPACE - Selections from the Permanent Collection - University Museum of Contemporary Art - UMass Amherst, Amherst, MA
    Algo con qué tropezar. Reflexiones sobre la escultura contemporánea - Museo Tamayo, Mexico City
    2000
    New - McKee Gallery, New York City, NY
    Group Show - McKee Gallery, New York City, NY
    1998
    Giacometti to Judd: Prints by Sculptors - MoMA - Museum of Modern Art, New York City, NY
    Essence of the Orb - Michael Rosenfeld Gallery, New York City, NY
    1997
    Wood Work - Fisher Landau Center For Art, New York City, NY
    1995
    The Material Imagination - Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum, New York City, NY
    1992
    documenta 9 - Documenta, Kassel
    Allegories of Modernism - MoMA - Museum of Modern Art, New York City, NY
    1990
    The Decade Show: Frameworks of Identity in the 1980s - New Museum of Contemporary Art, New York City, NY
    1989
    20° Bienal de São Paulo - Bienal de Sao Paulo, São Paulo
    1988
    Edelson, Puryear, Scanga, Stackhouse - The Corcoran Gallery of Art, Washington, DC
    1987
    Structure to resemblance : work by 8 American sculptors - Albright-Knox Art Gallery, Buffalo, NY
    1986
    Natural Forms and Forces: Abstract Images in American Sculpture - MIT List Visual Arts Center, Cambridge, MA
    1985
    Inaugural Exhibit - Temple Contemporary - Tyler School of Art, Philadelphia, PA
    1984
    Eccentric Images - Margo Leavin Gallery, Los Angeles, CA
    American Sculpture - Margo Leavin Gallery, Los Angeles, CA
    International Survey of Recent Painting and Sculpture - MoMA - Museum of Modern Art, New York City, NY
    1982
    Works in Wood - Margo Leavin Gallery, Los Angeles, CA
    American Painting and Sculpture 74th Annual - The Art Institute of Chicago, Chicago, IL
    Invitational - David Winton Bell Gallery, Providence, RI
    1980
    Afro-American Abstraction - MoMA PS1, New York City, NY
    1979
    Whitney Biennial 1979 - Whitney Biennial, New York City, NY

    Dealer Directory 5

    USA
    The Barbara Krakow Gallery, Boston, MA
    Barbara Mathes Gallery, New York City, NY
    McKee Gallery, New York City, NY
    Senior & Shopmaker Gallery, New York City, NY
    John Berggruen Gallery, San Francisco, CA

    Collections 21

    Sweden
    The Wanas Foundation, Knislinge
    USA
    Albright-Knox Art Gallery, Buffalo, NY
    The Art Institute of Chicago, Chicago, IL
    DePaul Art Museum, Chicago, IL
    Nasher Sculpture Center, Dallas, TX
    Des Moines Art Center, Des Moines, IA
    The Detroit Institute of Arts, Detroit, MI
    The Modern Art Museum of Fort Worth, Fort Worth, TX
    The Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art, Kansas City, MO
    Museum of Contemporary Art San Diego - MCASD La Jolla, La Jolla, CA
    J. Paul Getty Museum, Los Angeles, CA
    Vanderbilt University Fine Arts Gallery, Nashville, TN
    Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum, New York City, NY
    MoMA - Museum of Modern Art, New York City, NY
    The Newark Museum, Newark, NJ
    Joslyn Art Museum, Omaha, NE
    Saint Louis Art Museum, Saint Louis, MO
    Seattle Art Museum, Seattle, WA
    The Corcoran Gallery of Art, Washington, DC
    The National Gallery of Art, Washington, DC
    Smithsonian American Art Museum, Washington, DC

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